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Hoyas Finish One, Two at Virginia

October 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

This past weekend Georgetown women’s cross country team took another strong step forward in its young season when they took home the team title at the Brooks Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh University. Backing up their recent jump to sixth in the national rankings, the Hoyas made quick work ofRead More

Scandals Show Need To Pay College Athletes

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

It’s October. The college basketball season is kicking off in six weeks. And two of the top three freshmen in the country – Josh Selby of Kansas and Enes Kanter of Kentucky – have no idea whether they’ll be eligible to play this year. In Selby’s case, the NCAA isRead More

Powerhouse Offense Awaits Surging Hoyas

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

After their first week at home, the Hoyas (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) will continue their tough early season road schedule in New York on Saturday when they visit Colgate. The Raiders, the preseason Patriot League favorites, have started the season 1-2. Their record, however, is more indicative of their strengthRead More

GU Fades At End of Tourney

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

This past weekend the women’s golf team headed to Wisconsin to play in the Badger Invitational hosted by the University of Wisconsin at University Ridge Golf Course. The Hoyas finished seventh out of 11 teams in the tournament – their worst finish this season. Host Wisconsin took home first place.Read More

GU Returns to Form Under Lights

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

With their backs against the wall, the Hoyas came up big Wednesday night. Staring at the possibility of a six-game winless streak, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (3-4-1, 0-1 Big East) rebounded from its loss to Cincinnati over the weekend with a 2-0 triumph over Adelphi on a cool, dampRead More

Georgetown Rallies From Miserable First Round, Finishes Tenth

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Fresh off a third-place finish in the Navy Fall Classic in Annapolis, Md., the Georgetown men’s golf team headed to South Bend, Ind., on Monday and Tuesday for the 2010 Gridiron Classic at Notre Dame’s Warren Golf Course. Facing stiff competition, Georgetown finished 10th with a score of 891 –Read More

Star Raider Trio to Test Parrish, Hoya Defense

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

This Saturday, the Hoyas will face another top Patriot League squad and the top rushing team in the Patriot League. Averaging an incredible 227 rushing yards per game, Colgate’s powerful ground game is led by junior tailback Nate Eachus and senior quarterback Greg Sullivan. The Raiders’ number-one receiver has beenRead More

Darby’s Play Aids League Title Hopes

October 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

“The heartbeat of a football team is the quarterback position, and I think everyone who has any intelligence about the game understands you must have consistency at that position to be a championship team.” This is the response that Ron Jaworski, the legendary quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles and commentatorRead More

MEN’S SOCCER | Conference Play More of the Same, Struggles Continue for Hoya Offense

September 29, 2010 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

Six goals in its first two games translated into a 2-0 record, but the men’s soccer team (2-4-1, 0-1-0 Big East) is winless and has been outscored 12-4 in the five games since that undefeated start. The Hoyas dropped their first conference match of the season on Saturday at CincinnatiRead More

Conference Play More of the Same, Struggles Continue for Hoya Offense

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Six goals in its first two games translated into a 2-0 record, but the men’s soccer team (2-4-1, 0-1-0 Big East) is winless and has been outscored 12-4 in the five games since that undefeated start. The Hoyas dropped their first conference match of the season on Saturday at CincinnatiRead More